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    Aircel-Maxis case: P Chidambaram files bail plea in Delhi court seeking anticipatory bail

    New Delhi: Former Union minister P Chidambaram today moved a Delhi court seeking anticipatory bail in the Aircel-Maxis case. Special CBI Judge O P Saini will hear the matter at 2 pm. Chidambaram and his son Karti Chidambaram were named in a charge sheet filed by the CBI in the case on July 19. The agency had filed its supplementary charge sheet before the special judge, who had

  • CBI chargesheets Pune ponzi firm directors for cheating 35 lakh people

    Pune : The CBI has filed a charge sheet against Directors of Pune-based Samruddha Jeevan Multi State Multi Purpose Co-operative Society Ltd, Mahesh Kisan Motewar and Prasad Kishor Paraswar, in over Rs 3,484 crore ponzi scam in Odisha collected from over 35 lakh people, officials said here on Saturday.

  • Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal demands CBI probe into DMRC concession agreement

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday demanded a CBI probe into alleged irregularities in the Delhi Metro Airport Express Line contract with Reliance that have placed a Rs 5,000-crore liability on the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC).

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    Prajapati case: FSL officials deposes in special CBI court

    Mumbai: A special CBI court here on Thursday recorded the testimony of the Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) officer who had examined the spot where Tulsiram Prajapati was killed in an alleged fake encounter in December 2006. Gulam Sheikh, the then in charge of FSL mobile van unit, Palanpur (Gujarat) deposed as prosecution witness before special CBI judge S J Sharma. Sheikh stood by his earlier statement given to the CBI. He told court

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    Mumbai economic offences; CBI arrests two from Ajmer

    Jaipur: Two persons have been arrested by the CBI from Ajmer in connection with a case related to economic offences in Mumbai, police said on Tuesday.  Those who were arrested have been identified as Anil Kumar Toshniwal and Anil Kumar Sharma, Ajmer police said. It was a case related with economic offence lodged under relevant sections including 420 (cheating), 467 (forgery of valuable security), 468 (forgery for purpose of cheating), 120 (B)

  • State Bank of India faces loss of Rs 136 cr; CBI registers 3 cases

    New Delhi: The CBI has registered three separate cases of banking fraud against three Mumbai-based companies for an alleged banking fraud that caused a cumulative loss of over Rs 136 crore to State Bank of India, officials said here on Tuesday.

  • CBI files chargesheet in Unnao custodial death case

    New Delhi: The CBI has filed a chargesheet against five men including Unnao MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar’s brother Atul Singh Sengar in a case related to the death of a gangrape victim’s father in police custody in Uttar Pradesh’s Unnao, an official said on Saturday.

  • BJP threatens former Jharkhand CM Babulal Marandi with defamation suit

    Ranchi: The Jharkhand BJP on Saturday demanded an unconditional apology from former Chief Minister Babulal Marandi for alleging that the party had bribed the legislators of his JVM-P to defect in 2015, and threatened him with a defamation suit.

  • CBI arrests retired execs of BoI in Rs 2,654-cr fraud case

    New Delhi : The CBI on Friday arrested two senior retired officers of Bank of India (BoI) in connection with alleged loan fraud of Rs 2,654 crore by Vadodara-based Diamond Power Infrastructure (DPIL).

  • Manipur encounters: Human right violations can’t be tolerated, says Supreme Court

    New Delhi, The Supreme Court today directed the CBI to file final reports in four cases of alleged extra-judicial killings and fake encounters by the Army, Assam Rifles and police in Manipur by July 27, saying violation of human rights cannot be tolerated. The apex court said what had happened in Manipur appeared to be “widespread” and the issue must be given “far more importance” as people have lost their lives.

  • CBI rejects ex-RBI Dy Guv’s plea for travelling aboard

    New Delhi : The CBI has declined a plea from former RBI deputy governor KC Chakrabarty for allowing him to travel aboard by withdrawing a Look out Circular (LoC) issued against him in connection with a Rs 41.30-crore bank fraud case involving a tours and travel firm, officials said on Wednesday.

  • Delhi HC extends P Chidambaram’s interim protection from arrest in INX Media case

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday extended former finance minister P Chidambaram’s interim protection from arrest in the INX media case. The interim protection from arrest has been extended till August 1. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) sought more time to file a response on P Chidambaram’s anticipatory bail plea as they want to conduct the custodial interrogation of accused.

  • Journalist Santanu Bhowmik’s murder: CBI books IPFT MLA, 2 others

    Agartala: The CBI has booked three tribal leaders, including an MLA, for the murder of television journalist Santanu Bhowmik in 2017, an official said. The official said that the three were Indigenous People’s Front of Tripura (IPFT) legislator Dhirendra Debbarma and party leaders Balram Debbarma and Amit Debbarma along with 300-500 IPFT members.

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    Bombay High Court slams CBI, CID for ‘unsatisfactory’ probe

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Thursday pulled up the Maharashtra government and its police force along with the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for their ‘miserable and unsatisfactory’ probe in the murder cases of rationalists Narendra Dabholkar and Govind Pansare.

  • Mumbai: Two senior Income Tax officers get 5 year jail in bribery case

    Mumbai: A special CBI court here convicted an additional commissioner of Income Tax and an assistant I-T commissioner in a Rs 1.7 crore graft case of 2010 and sentenced them to five years’ imprisonment. The additional commissioner’s husband was also convicted and awarded four years in jail. Special CBI judge Vivek Khathare yesterday sentenced additional commissioner Sumitra Banerjee, 49, a 1992 batch Indian Revenue Service officer, and assistant commissioner Anjali Bambole, 50, to five years’